Your home reflects your taste, just like your clothes represent your personality.
For a true Street Culture enthusiast, updating your wardrobe is not enough—you should also curate your bookshelf and coffee table with attention to detail. Collectible toys, designer accessories, and, of course, carefully selected books can serve as an impressive calling card and spark engaging conversations with friends who visit your home.
With that in mind, we have handpicked five essential volumes for Street Culture aficionados that will elevate your coffee table with style, making you stand out from the crowd. Discover these must-haves below, with convenient links for purchase:
Are you ready to delve into the most exclusive pieces and relevant collaborations of 2022? Prepare to immerse yourself in the insider’s world of Street Culture. Each page of “All Gone – The Finest of Street Culture 2022” is a treasure that encapsulates the significant moments from the previous year, shaping and defining the cultural fabric of Street Culture. This book takes you on a breathtaking journey through the latest trends, exclusive collaborations, coveted capsule collections, and the artists who are shaping the future of Street Culture. The special edition features unique covers created in collaboration with Japanese artist Verdy, showcasing his renowned characters, Vick and Visty. This partnership adds a touch of originality, making the 2022 edition of All Gone even more desiderable and indispensable for collectors and Street Culture enthusiasts.
With over 250 stores, United Arrows, founded by Yasuto Kamoshita, Hirofumi Kurino and Osamu Shigematsu in Tokyo, 1989, stands as one of the most influential Streetwear brands in the world. This book offers a fresh and comprehensive look into the brand and its evolution, becoming a key arbiter of contemporary street style and coolness from the late ’90s to the present day. From the opening of their first store in Shibuya, designed by architect Ricardo Bofill, United Arrows redefined the concept of boutiques and multi-brand stores, influencing subsequent retail pioneers such as Colette and Dover Street Market. The volume highlights key collaborations between United Arrows and international brands, from Nike to Adidas, New Balance to North Face, streetwear pioneers like A Bathing Ape and KITH, and high fashion flag bearers such as Comme des Garcons and Maison Martin Margiela, accompanied by archival editorial photographs. This special limited edition will elevate any bookshelf and coffee table, reserved for true connoisseurs.
“Gucci: The Making Of” unveils the secrets behind the success of one of the world’s most iconic luxury brands. Through exclusive photographs and interviews, you will discover the creative process that lies behind each Gucci masterpiece. From the runways to artisanal craftsmanship, every page will immerse you in the pulsating heart of the fashion world, as if you were an insider. This book doesn’t hold back on little-known anecdotes and intriguing details, leaving you breathless from the first to the last page.
Flipping through the latest issue of Hypebeast is always a fantastic way to stay updated on the latest trends, exclusive collaborations, and emerging artists enriching street culture. From streetwear to high fashion, limited-edition sneakers to avant-garde accessories, interviews with influential figures in the fashion world, and stunning photography, Hypebeast Magazine will keep you in the know about everything that’s hype.
This volume takes you into the heart of the Adidas universe through the eyes of the legendary designer Jacques Chassaing. “From Soul to Sole” is a time-traveling journey that narrates the evolution of iconic Adidas sneakers and Chassaing’s pivotal role in their development. From the early models to the most innovative collaborations, each page will make you appreciate the artistry and engineering behind every beloved sneaker. This indispensable book deepens and enriches your knowledge of the sneakers we all love.
Don’t miss out on these captivating volumes that celebrate Street Culture in all its glory. They will not only enhance your coffee table but also inspire and captivate every Street Culture enthusiast who lays eyes upon them.